Saving Money for Your Family On Just About Everything

You don’t have to sacrifice great vacations, wearing name brands, or shopping at the stores you love just because you want to save money. There are so many easy ways to find bargains, cut expenses, and spend smart that in today’s culture you really can have your cake and eat it too! By using just [...]

Save Money with Holiday Shopping

Christmas is supposed to be a time of happiness and something to look forward to. Everyone loves Christmas day, but there are so many worries for people with the build-up to Christmas. This includes the budget which you have to buy all of your presents with. During a recession, Christmas could not arrive at the [...]

5 Things To Start Saving For Today

As we put the children in preschool my husband and I have come to the realization that we need to start saving more now so we are more prepared in the future. We’ve set back a little money for things but saving is something you can sometimes easily forget or overlook. Here are 5 things [...]

When is the best time to set up your childs bank account?

Opening a child’s bank account is not only a good way to build up their funds but it can also be a great teaching tool for saving money. When our children turned one people would send checks, made out in each child’s name, so it was at that time that we decided we would go [...]

Simple Tips for Investing Beginners

Plan, Plan, Plan The first thing you need to do is to identify your goals and set up a financial plan. What do you want to save for? How much do you want to save?  It’s important to set a clear goal of what your wanting achieve by investing. After you have your goals now [...]

3 Ways To Save Money On Electricity

Shop Around. With today’s technology it is possible to compare electricity prices with websites like Most online services that can help compare prices will be able to analyze all energy suppliers in your area and within minutes you’ll be able to see how much you can save with each electricity company. Check Your Thermostat [...]

Manilla – Free Online Account & Bill Organizer

What is Manilla? Manilla is a free web based service that helps consumers better manage all of their household accounts, including financial, utilities, subscriptions and travel rewards programs, in one secure place online. Under a single password, Manilla provides customers with an automated, organized view of all of their account information, text and/or email reminders [...]

Stretching Your Family Entertainment Dollar

Every family would like to save more money, but we often get so bogged down in the costs of everyday living that it gets difficult to cut expenses. It seems that everyone in the family has a specific thing that they don’t want to give up, or in some cases, can’t. Food is one of [...]

5 Activities that Beat Summer Boredom Without Blowing the Budget

As the rush of the school year turns in to long summer days filled with complaints of “I’m bored”, reality sets in for us Moms that it’s time to find some activities that will keep our kids entertained without costing us a small fortune. Having a fun filled summer without spending alot of money may [...]